The 40th Blankenese Conference
will be on Evolutionary Medicine. It is limited to 100 participants. Many distinguished speakers have confirmed attendance.

Chairmen Co-Organizers

  • Meyerhof, Homburg Manuel Friese, Hamburg
  • Dietmar Richter, Hamburg Tobias Huber, Hamburg
  • Christian Kubisch, Hamburg
  • John Baines, Kiel

Topics

  • Human Evolution
  • Concepts of Evolutionary Medicine
  • Human Genetics
  • Defense and Microbes
  • Brain and its Disorders
  • Learning from other Species for Human Medicine

Confirmed Speakers

Nadav Ahituv (San Francisco)
Katherine Amato (Evanston)
John Baines (Kiel)
Kirsten Bos (Jena)
Enrico Cappelini (Copenhagen)
John Collinge (London)
Evan Eichler (Seattle)
Elena Gracheva (New Haven)
Mark Hanson (Southampton)
Henrik Kaessmann (Heidelberg)
Philipp Khaitovich (Shanghai)
Johannes Krause (Jena)
Gary Lewin (Berlin)Randolph Nesse (Tempe)
Lluis Quintana-Murci (Paris)
Charlotte Rafaluk-Mohr (Oxford)
Armin Raznahan (Bethesda)
Frank Rühli (Zürich)
Patrick Schaefer (Philadelphia)
James Sikela (Aurora)
Viviane Slon (Leipzig)
Miguel Soares (Oeiras)
Sarah Tishkoff (Philadelphia)
Elisabeth Uhl (Athens)
David S. Wilson (Bighamton)